The forests of Ratanakiri province have been supporting indigenous families for centuries. Now, foreign investors and national companies are keen on reaping profits from indigenous lands. As villagers learn to defend their rights, the stakes couldn’t be higher: at risk are individual lives and an entire culture.
A project I worked on early this year with Chris Hufstader the chef writer for OXFAM America, a great story about how the indigenous people of Cambodia are fighting to keep their culture and lands alive. If you’re interested in knowing more please read the full story. Click here